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Reflections upon the present state of England, and the independence of America

Thomas Day

Reflections upon the present state of England, and the independence of America

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Published by Printed for J. Stockdale in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Foreign relations. -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations. -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources, 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American Civilization ; LAC 10663)

    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 10663.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination110 p.
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17564009M

    The present unit, U aims to provide a useful introduction to the historical development of the United States of America from the War of Independence to the Civil War so as to examine the link between the changing social, economic, political, cultural and technological conditions of this period and the colonial literature of nineteenth. Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Wood challenges the popular view that the war for American independence was fought for practical and economic reasons, like unfair taxation. In .   An extraordinary association copy of the scarce first edition, first issue, of Thomas Paine's iconic anti-monarchical pamphlet, Common Sense (Philadelphia: Robert Bell, ), sold at Sotheby's - New York on Tuesday June 4, during its Library of a Distinguished American Collector sale. Estimated to sell for $, - $,, the hammer fell at $,, .


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